The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 42 38 31
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Contract jobs citing VMware 26 24 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.45% 3.46% 3.58%
As % of the Vendors category 7.74% 8.96% 7.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 18 9
Average daily rate
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£425 £250 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £170 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £341
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +4.87%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Vendors Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
336 268 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 44.56% 38.67% 46.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 148 99
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 7 13
Average hourly rate £15.13 £15.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.41% +10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.76 £14.50 £9.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £90.00 £20.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the Wales region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Wales

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Wales region.

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +3 19 £425 +112.50% 12
North Wales - 1 £300 -
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VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware.

1 36 (69.23%) Windows
2 26 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (44.23%) Active Directory
4 22 (42.31%) Citrix
5 20 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (32.69%) Security Cleared
7 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 13 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (21.15%) SC Cleared
9 9 (17.31%) Linux
9 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (17.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (15.38%) VMware ESX
10 8 (15.38%) MCP
10 8 (15.38%) DV Cleared
10 8 (15.38%) XenApp
11 7 (13.46%) MS Exchange
12 6 (11.54%) DNS
12 6 (11.54%) Red Hat
12 6 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2010
13 5 (9.62%) Hyper-V
13 5 (9.62%) Cisco
13 5 (9.62%) McAfee
13 5 (9.62%) DHCP
13 5 (9.62%) Java
13 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
13 5 (9.62%) Clustering

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (13.46%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2000
3 4 (7.69%) OpenStack
4 3 (5.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (5.77%) JBoss
4 3 (5.77%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.77%) IIS
5 2 (3.85%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (3.85%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (3.85%) Apache
5 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.85%) nginx
5 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.92%) Lync
6 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.92%) ArcGIS
6 1 (1.92%) ArcSDE
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (3.85%) Amazon S3
1 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.85%) IaaS
2 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.54%) DNS
2 5 (9.62%) DHCP
3 4 (7.69%) LAN
3 4 (7.69%) SAN
4 3 (5.77%) WAN
5 2 (3.85%) Firewall
5 2 (3.85%) HTTP
5 2 (3.85%) IPv4
6 1 (1.92%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) SoapUI
1 3 (5.77%) JMeter
1 3 (5.77%) Selenium
2 2 (3.85%) JIRA
2 2 (3.85%) ReSharper
2 2 (3.85%) Subversion
2 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.85%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.85%) Gradle
2 2 (3.85%) Artifactory
2 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (7.69%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.85%) Marketing
3 2 (3.85%) Electronics
3 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.92%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (17.31%) Consultant
2 7 (13.46%) Wintel Engineer
3 6 (11.54%) Server Support
3 6 (11.54%) VMware Consultant
4 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Server Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Wintel Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Change Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Server Support Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Wintel Support
7 2 (3.85%) Operations Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Administrator
7 2 (3.85%) Software Tester
7 2 (3.85%) WebSphere Administrator
7 2 (3.85%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) HTML5
1 3 (5.77%) CSS3
1 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (5.77%) RESTful
1 3 (5.77%) .NET
1 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET
1 3 (5.77%) CSS
1 3 (5.77%) HTML
1 3 (5.77%) Spring
1 3 (5.77%) jQuery
1 3 (5.77%) Spring MVC
1 3 (5.77%) .NET Framework
1 3 (5.77%) Java SE
2 1 (1.92%) MSMQ
2 1 (1.92%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Clustering
2 4 (7.69%) Visualisation
3 3 (5.77%) Open Source
3 3 (5.77%) Blackberry
3 3 (5.77%) AS400
4 2 (3.85%) DTV
5 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.92%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 36 (69.23%) Windows
2 20 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (17.31%) Linux
5 6 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.77%) OS/400
7 2 (3.85%) Fedora
7 2 (3.85%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.85%) CentOS
8 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.92%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.92%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (9.62%) Scrum
4 4 (7.69%) Migration
5 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (5.77%) Project Management
5 3 (5.77%) SOA
5 3 (5.77%) MVC
5 3 (5.77%) Use Case
6 2 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (3.85%) Programme Management
6 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.85%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.85%) Kanban
6 2 (3.85%) Change Control
6 2 (3.85%) BDD
6 2 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (3.85%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.62%) Java
2 4 (7.69%) SQL
3 3 (5.77%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.77%) C#
4 2 (3.85%) Ruby
4 2 (3.85%) PHP
4 2 (3.85%) Python
4 2 (3.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (32.69%) Security Cleared
2 11 (21.15%) SC Cleared
3 9 (17.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (15.38%) MCP
4 8 (15.38%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.92%) VCP5
5 1 (1.92%) CCNA
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 26 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (44.23%) Active Directory
3 8 (15.38%) VMware ESX
3 8 (15.38%) XenApp
4 5 (9.62%) Hyper-V
5 4 (7.69%) Terminal Services
5 4 (7.69%) vSphere
6 3 (5.77%) vCloud
7 1 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (3.85%) Puppet
2 2 (3.85%) Vagrant
2 2 (3.85%) Ansible
3 1 (1.92%) Legato
3 1 (1.92%) ARCserve
3 1 (1.92%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.92%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 22 (42.31%) Citrix
2 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.54%) Red Hat
4 5 (9.62%) Cisco
4 5 (9.62%) McAfee
5 3 (5.77%) IBM
5 3 (5.77%) Sophos
5 3 (5.77%) Symantec
6 2 (3.85%) SAP
6 2 (3.85%) F5
7 1 (1.92%) HP
7 1 (1.92%) NetApp
7 1 (1.92%) Lotus
7 1 (1.92%) ESRI
7 1 (1.92%) LANDesk
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